J.W. Holding Group & Associates, Inc., B-285882.11; B-285882.12, October 23, 2002 * REDACTED DECISION
B-285882.11,B-285882.12: Oct 23, 2002
DIGEST Agency's new price realism determination was consistent with limitation on reopened discussions (which essentially restricted changes to price proposals) where. Although it was based on staffing not clearly indicated in awardee's prior technical proposal. That staffing level was reflected in prior price proposal. The contractor would assume responsibility for the procurement of food (the price of which was to be included in the fixed incentive price per meal) and (after a transition period) maintenance (on a fixed-price basis) and repair (on a time and materials basis) of food preparation and serving equipment. Seven messhalls were set aside under the Javits-Wagner-O'Day Act (JWOD).